Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 2/25/13
Doesn’t it seem like Tyler Hansbrough just attracts these kinds of hits? Hansbrough was on the receiving end of a cheap shot the other night in Detroit, where the Pacers had hung a 20-point lead on the Pistons. He scampered up to the 3-point line and a set a pick, throwing Detroit point guard Will Bynum off his path. Bynum, perturbed to have to work his way around Hansbrough, gave him the usual off-the-pick shove — then punched him right in the gut. The eagle-eyed referees caught it and tossed Bynum out of the game, and the NBA has now announced that Bynum will be suspended a game for the blow. Given the amount of random hits Hansbrough takes, however, maybe someone should take a look into what makes this guy attract such cheap shots. Check out the original incident in the video below.
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